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September 1, 2022

Letter to the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada, on Carbon Pricing in Atlantic Canada

Dear Minister Guilbeault,   I am writing to you in my role as Chair of the Council of Atlantic Premiers which represents Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador. Our four governments work closely to coordinate action on shared priorities for the region, including action on climate change.   As you […]

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August 23, 2022

Atlantic Premiers Meet in Newfoundland and Labrador to Discuss Regional Cooperation on Renewable Energy

Atlantic Premiers met today to continue their collaborative efforts to demonstrate leadership in the pursuit of emissions reductions, clean power generation and transmission and future-oriented energy development.   Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Andrew Furey welcomed Nova Scotia Premier Tim Houston, New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs and Prince Edward Island Premier Dennis King to Stephenville where […]

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June 29, 2022

Premiers Discuss Rising Costs of Living, Healthcare, and Atlantic Priorities

Atlantic Premiers met today to continue working together to better manage health care, address the impact of inflation on the region’s economy and identify opportunities to enhance energy security and self-sufficiency to meet the region’s long-term needs.   As Chair of the Council of Atlantic Premiers, Premier Tim Houston of Nova Scotia welcomed Premier Blaine […]

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March 21, 2022

Atlantic Premiers Meet to Discuss Regional Priorities

Atlantic Premiers met to discuss regional approaches to health care, economic recovery, cost of living, immigration and energy security.   As Chair of the Council of Atlantic Premiers, Premier Tim Houston of Nova Scotia welcomed Premier Blaine Higgs of New Brunswick, Premier Dennis King of Prince Edward Island and Premier Andrew Furey of Newfoundland and […]

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January 25, 2022

Atlantic Premiers Discuss COVID-19 Response and Recovery, Regional Priorities

Atlantic Premiers met today to discuss regional impacts of the Omicron variant and priorities for economic recovery.   As new Chair of the Council of Atlantic Premiers, Premier Tim Houston of Nova Scotia was joined by Premier Blaine Higgs of New Brunswick, Premier Dennis King of Prince Edward Island, and Premier Andrew Furey of Newfoundland […]

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